A 25-year-old female asked:
after pregnancy, my anus hurts during my period now, why? discomfort sitting down .
1 doctor answer
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman answered
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Anal discomfort: Likely hemorrhoids with the cramping of period irritating the rectal area( they are near each other). Follow up with urgent care /doctor.They can give you Anusol .Try sitz baths, when sitting get up every 45 minutes as sitting increases pressure and promotes hemorrhoids as well
Answered on Feb 5, 2015
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